DEARBORN – Postponed from 2020, the annual Induction and Awards Ceremony for the Automotive Hall of Fame, the premier institution for collecting, celebrating and sharing the global motor vehicle industry’s history, will occur in July 22, 2021 and recognize two Distinguished Service Citation awardees and six Industry Influencer awardees.
2021 Distinguished Service Citation Awardees
The Distinguished Service Citation recognizes individuals who have had a significant positive impact on the industry or their respective organizations. This year’s awardees are being recognized for work in the automotive sector to meet two urgent and life-threatening global challenges – the COVID-19 pandemic response and support of anti-racism and inclusion.
Sir Lewis Hamilton, Professional Driver, Formula One
Hamilton’s talent and inspiring personality have made him a role model and ambassador for his profession. He holds several records, including the most Formula One wins, most wins with a single constructor, most consecutive points finishes, and most